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Overview

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Biology

Ovoviviparous (Ref. 205). The male carries the eggs in a brood pouch which is found under the tail (Ref. 205). Males may be mature at about 2.5 cm SL.
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Distribution

Western Indian Ocean: known only from the vicinity of Pinda, Mozambique.
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Western Indian Ocean: Mozambique; western North Pacific: Taiwan.
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Physical Description

Size

Maximum size: 25 mm SL
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Max. size

2.5 cm SL (male/unsexed; (Ref. 5316))
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Ecology

Habitat

Environment

demersal; marine
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Life History and Behavior

Life Cycle

Male carries the eggs in a brood pouch (Ref. 205).
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Conservation

Threats

Not Evaluated
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